as you are, says raphael, and realizing you could not do something at first, but afterwards you can. it is not something abstract that you could write into an exercise book. it is something you show. it is about trusting yourself to sing in front of the class, make a mistake, laugh about it, and then everyone keeps singing. is back in class. there should be a math lesson, but today they are making christmas stars. is theirboys, this first experience of a christian culture. we asked joel if christmas is -- also celebrated in malaysia. he says yes, but not like here. it does not have christian meaning for most families because malaysia is not a christian country. dorian is popular for his english lessons. some of the boys are good at school, others not so good, just like everywhere else.